Protein-Packed Greek Chicken Bowl



Protein-Packed Greek Chicken Bowl

If you’re looking for a delicious and nutritious meal that’s also easy to prepare, this Protein-Packed Greek Chicken Bowl is the perfect choice. Packed with flavorful ingredients and loaded with protein, it’s a satisfying option for lunch or dinner.

Ingredients

  • 2 boneless, skinless chicken breasts
  • 1 cup quinoa
  • 1 cup cherry tomatoes, halved
  • 1 cucumber, diced
  • 1/2 red onion, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 cup Kalamata olives, pitted and sliced
  • 1/2 cup crumbled feta cheese
  • 1/4 cup fresh parsley, chopped
  • Juice of 1 lemon
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 teaspoon dried oregano
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Instructions

  1. Start by cooking the quinoa according to the package instructions. Set aside.
  2. Season the chicken breasts with dried oregano, salt, and pepper.
  3. Heat olive oil in a skillet over medium-high heat. Add the chicken breasts and cook for about 6-7 minutes per side or until they are cooked through and no longer pink in the center.
  4. Remove the chicken from the skillet and let it rest for a few minutes before slicing it into strips.
  5. In a large bowl, combine the cooked quinoa, sliced chicken, cherry tomatoes, cucumber, red onion, Kalamata olives, and crumbled feta cheese.
  6. Drizzle the lemon juice over the salad and toss everything together.
  7. Sprinkle fresh parsley on top for a burst of color and flavor.

Prep Time: 15 minutes

Serves 2

This Protein-Packed Greek Chicken Bowl is a healthy and delicious meal that’s ready in no time. It’s perfect for a quick weeknight dinner or a satisfying lunch. The combination of tender chicken, quinoa, and a medley of fresh vegetables is both flavorful and filling. Plus, it’s loaded with protein to keep you energized throughout the day.

Nutritional Information (per serving): Calories: 480 | Protein: 36g | Carbohydrates: 45g | Fat: 18g | Fiber: 8g

If you’re looking for a wholesome meal that’s easy to make and tastes amazing, give this Protein-Packed Greek Chicken Bowl a try. It’s a crowd-pleaser and a great way to enjoy the flavors of Greece right at home.

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